The first table below looks at the demand for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bournemouth region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 17 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing VPN 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.94% 4.27% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 23.81% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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- £210 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -44.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £275 £330
% change year-on-year
+20.90% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.92 £21.25 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-20.37% +30.76%
Communications & Networking Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 12.26% 17.95% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 13
Average daily rate £313 £215 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.34% -42.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £198 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £428 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £322 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.81% -0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £43.00 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+290.90% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
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VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VPN across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VPN across the Bournemouth region.

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

VPN
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VPN across the Bournemouth region.

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

VPN
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VPN.

1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) SNA
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Sage
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (50.00%) Multicast

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VPN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) SNA
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (50.00%) Multicast
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Sage
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint